(Service number 33157)

First Rank Sergeant Last Rank Sergeant


Date 28 September 1895 Place of Birth Temuka

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Allnatt Street, temuka
Occupation Carpenter
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin G. JUDSON (father), Allnatt Street, Temuka
Religion Methodist
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Reinforcements, G Company
Date 14 March 1917
Transport Ruapehu
Embarked From Destination
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With Rifle Brigade

Military Awards

Service Medals
Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations

Carpenter; building inspector


Date 24 September 1972 Age 76 years
Place of Death Parkside Hospital, Dunedin
Memorial or Cemetery Andersons Bay Crematorium, Dunedin; ashes interred Andersons Bay Cemetery
Memorial Reference Block 12A, Plot 16
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Jack Judson was born on 28 September 1895 at Temuka, the elder son of George and Ellen Amelia (Nellie, née Radford) Judson. Jack was educated at Temuka School. J. Judson was one of four infantry non-commissioned officers who left Timaru on 23 August 1916 with the 20th Reinforcements draft to go into training for the Twenty-second Reinforcements. Jack married Dorothy Agnes Hendy in 1920.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [15 August 2020]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [16 August 2020]; School Admission record (South Canterbury Branch NZSG) [16 August 2020]; Andersons Bay Crematorium record & Cemetery headstone image (Dunedin City Council) [16 August 2020]; Timaru Herald, 23 August 1916 (Papers Past) [19 December 2015]

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